Environmental Studies Faculty and Staff

The following is an index of faculty and staff of the Department of Environmental Studies at Antioch University New England. For more information, email addresses, and phone extensions, click on the name of a faculty member.

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Core Faculty

Name Primary Job Title Email Phone
Ackerman, Joy Core Faculty, Director of Self-Designed Studies Concentration
jackerman@antioch.edu 603-283-2345
Chase, Steven Core Faculty, Director of Advocacy for Social Justice and Sustainability Concentration
schase@antioch.edu 603-283-2336
Gruber, James Core Faculty, Director of RMC Program and SDCC Concentration, Co-director PhD Program
jgruber@antioch.edu 603-283-2120
Jordan, James Core Faculty, Director of Field Studies Program
jjordan@antioch.edu 603-283-2339
Kaplin, Beth Core Faculty, Director for Center for Tropical Ecology and Conservation
Director for Center for Tropical Ecology and Conservation
bkaplin@antioch.edu 603-283-2328
Karlan, Jimmy Core Faculty, Director of the Science Teacher Certification Concentration, Faculty Senate President, Chair Academic Affairs Committee
jkarlan@antioch.edu 603-283-2341
Kayira, Jean Core Faculty
jkayira@antioch.edu 603-283-2334
Maltz, Alesia Core Faculty
amaltz@antioch.edu 603-283-2342
McCann, Elizabeth Core Faculty and Director of Environmental Education Concentration
emccann@antioch.edu 603-283-2332
Palmiotto, Peter Core Faculty and Director of Conservation Biology Concentration
ppalmiotto@antioch.edu 603-283-2338
Simpson, Michael Core Faculty and Chairperson
msimpson@antioch.edu 603-283-2331
Thiet, Rachel Core Faculty and Director of MS Program
rthiet@antioch.edu 603-283-2337

Affiliate Faculty

Name Primary Job Title Email Phone
Gentile, Susan Adjunct Faculty
sgentile@antioch.edu 603-283-2350
Lloyd, John Affiliate Faculty
jlloyd@antioch.edu 603-283-2347

Research Faculty

Name Primary Job Title Email Phone
Karl, Herman Research Faculty
Lasher, Connie Research Faculty
Saunders, Carol Research Faculty
csaunders@antioch.edu 603-283-2352

Faculty Emeritus

Name Primary Job Title Email Phone
Minton, Ty Faculty Emeritus
Wessels, Thomas Faculty Emeritus


Name Primary Job Title Email Phone
Crockett, John Lab and Herbarium Coordinator
jcrockett@antioch.edu 603-283-2330
Weller, Susan Director of Administration
Adjunct Faculty
sweller@antioch.edu 603-283-2340
Yeager, Francie Administrative Assistant
fyeager@antioch.edu 603-283-2329

Adjunct Faculty

Name Primary Job Title Email Phone
Atwood, Jonathan Adjunct Faculty
jatwood@antioch.edu 603-283-2347
Bocko, Paul Project Director, Horatio Colony Project
Adjunct Faculty
pbocko@antioch.edu 603-283-2115
Bockus, Sarah Internship Coordinator
Adjunct Faculty
sbockus@antioch.edu 603-283-2326
Chase, David Adjunct Faculty
Adjunct Faculty
Cranston, Kayla Adjunct Faculty
Daniels, Christa Adjunct Faculty
Engel, Peter Adjunct Faculty
Farashahi, Farshad Adjunct Faculty
Gutsell, Reeve Adjunct Faculty
Hensler, John Adjunct Faculty
Leoniak, George Adjunct Faculty
Littleton, Jeffry Adjunct Faculty
Loevy-Reyes, Mark Adjunct Faculty
Nolan, Jean Adjunct Faculty
Rhomberg, Eric Adjunct Faculty
Russell, Rowland Adjunct Faculty
rrussell@antioch.edu 603-283-2377
Ruzow Holland, Ann Adjunct Faculty
Sanford, Jessica Adjunct Faculty
Schusler, Tania Adjunct Faculty, ES PhD Program
Spear-O'Mara, Jennifer Adjunct Faculty
Spikol, Susanna Adjunct Faculty
Webler, Thomas Adjunct Faculty, ES PhD Program
twebler@antioch.edu 603-283-2329